LLisa is our Practice Manager and joined us in 2016. She went to Michigan State University and has a B.S. in Animal Science. In April 2021, Lisa achieved the nationally recognized certification as a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager (CVPM). She also has received her certification as a Certified Compassion Fatigue Professional (CCFP). She has worked in veterinary medicine for 18 years. She has worked both in a clinical setting and for Hill’s Pet Nutrition. In her free time she works on her hobby farm with goats, chickens, ducks, growing produce and making maple syrup! She is an avid runner. She also enjoys spending time with her husband, kids and house pets; a pitbull named King, two cats Suzy and Sylvie, and a betta named Jake From State Farm (yes really!).
Licensed Veterinary Technicians
KKristie is a Licensed Veterinary Technician and has been with us since 2013. She is currently our Surgical Team Lead and Staff Supervisor. Kristie went to school at Michigan State University and received her degree in Veterinary Technology. In her free time she enjoys her pets, gardening and aiding the Monarch population.
KKatie is a Licensed Veterinary Technician that joined our team in August 2020. She graduated from Northern Michigan University with a Bachelors in Psychology in 2012. She then went on to Michigan State University to get her Bachelors in Veterinary Technology in 2016. She has a hound named Barley, a cat named Delilah and a guinea pig named Bluebell. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with friends, antiquing and kayaking.
KKendra joined our team in Jan 2021. Kendra is one of our LVTs and a Staff Supervisor. She is a Michigan native who just moved back from Clearwater Florida. Yes she misses the beach! She has been married to her wonderful husband for over 2 years, they have a Shih Tzu named Marble, an American Bulldog named Baker, and three cats Behr, Dodge, and Tonks. She is a huge Harry Potter, Office, and Disney fan. She loves listening to music-almost all types but especially Disney music haha. She is pretty out going, loves laughing, dancing!
CChristina is a veterinary assistant and has been with us since 2016. She has a B.S. in Zoology from Michigan State University and hopes to attend veterinary school in the future. She is our Social Media Coordinator and Training Coordinator. In her free time she enjoys her pets and good music.
SSarah is a veterinary assistant and has been with us since 2012. She lives with her husband and their two pets, Trooper and Happy. Her hobbies include reading, crafting and anything Halloween related.
MMieke is a veterinary assistant and Staff Supervisor and has been with us since 2016. She is our lead surgical veterinary assistant. She is married, has a daughter and many pets at home. She wears fun watches, has a great sense of humor and plans to go to veterinary school.
SSara joined our team in 2021. She is one of our veterinary assistants here at ELVC. She has a background in emergency medicine and hopes to finish her LVT degree. Outside of the clinic she likes to volunteer/foster for a local cat rescue and relax at home with her husband and three pets: the lap cat, Renly Baratheon, and two crazy corgis, Agent Aaron Hotchner and Princess Azula. She also has a passion for travel, music and animation along with caring for animals.
CCiara joined our team in 2020. She is currently a student at MSU majoring in Zoology with an concentration in Animal Behavior and Neurobiology. She is planning on attending Veterinary School after she graduates and wants to work with exotic animals. In her free time she enjoys thrift/antique shopping, riding her bike and traveling!
AAmanda joined our team in Feb 2020. She is one of our veterinary assistants. She has a B.S. in Animal Science from MSU and is currently in Vet School at MSU as well. She is part of the Class on 2024! In her free time she enjoys watching horror movies, gardening and doing photography.
CCassidy joined our team in August 2020. She came to work with us after moving from Grand Rapids. She has been working in the animal welfare field since 2015. In her free time she enjoys water sports and leisure/competitive riding with her horse.
AAlex joined our team in 2021. Alex recently graduated from Ferris State University with a bachelors degree in science and minor is psychology. Her goal is to eventually get into the Michigan State University Vet School to become a DVM. During her free time she enjoys volunteering at the Beekman Therapeutic Riding Center, reading trhiller books, and teaching herself photography! She has a hedgehog named Oliver and a tuxedo kitty name Gustopher.
BBre joined our team in 2021. Bio coming soon!
BBrittany joined our team July 2019. She has 7 years of experience in the vet field, has 2 dogs and 2 cats. She and her husband live locally. She loves horror movies and rock music too!
EElizabeth joined our team in 2020 as a receptionist. She has a background working in Shelter medicine. She is our Reception Supervisor.
SShannen joined our team in 2020. She has lived on the east part of the state for most of her life and moved to the Lansing area 4 years ago. Shannen and her wife got married in Las Vegas in Sept 2020! They have three crazy dogs, Bean, Otter, and Holland. She has been working in the animal field for almost 11 years. She has worked for multiple vets, kennels and Leader Dogs For The Blind. Her hobbies revolve around her dogs. She spends her free time taking them places and buying toys (that they dont need!) Shannen and her wife like going to Frankenmuth and Holland (hence one pup’s name).
BBella joined our team in 2021. Bio coming soon!
AAva joined our team in 2021. Bio coming soon!
KKatie joined our team in 2021. She is currently a student at MSU, class of 2024! She is majoring in Animal Science and hopes to go to Vet School afterwards. In her free time she enjoys hanging out with her dogs, her friends and going to MSU sporting events.